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Main Title Canada-United States Joint Inland Pollution Contingency Plan, 2009.
Publisher Environmental Emergencies Division, Environmental Protection Operations Division, Environment Canada ; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, Office of Emergency Management,
Year Published 2012
Report Number EPA-540-R-08-001; OSWER 9246.2; OSWER92462 NSCEP
OCLC Number 818085344
ISBN 9780662476061; 0662476069
Subjects Transboundary pollution--Government policy--Canada ; Transboundary pollution--Government policy--United States ; Emergency management--Canada--Planning ; Emergency management--United States--Planning ; Emergency management--Planning
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ELBD NSCEP EPA 540-R-08-001 Online only via NSCEP - no print copies available AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/09/2021
Collation 1 online resource (vi, 34 pages) : color illustrations, color map, digital file
Cover title. "EPA-540-R-08-001"--Page 4 of cover. "OSWER 9246.2"--Page 4 of cover. "June 2009"--Page 4 of cover. The catalogue number (En4-83/2008E) and ISBN (978-0-662-47605-4) for the print edition have been incorrectly copied in this electronic publication.
Contents Notes
Introduction. Background ; Purpose and objectives ; Scope ; Acronyms and abbreviations ; Definitions -- Joint policy and responsibilities. Joint policy ; Special arrangements for mutual assistance -- Planning and response organization. International joint advisory team ; Regional joint response teams ; On-scene coordinator ; Canada and United States federal agencies' responsibilities ; Preparedness and response coordination ; Coordination with industry and non-governmental organizations -- Notification and response operations. Notification ; Response ; Disposal -- Binational activation and deactivation. Activation ; Deactivation -- Reporting provisions. Situation reports ; Post-incident reports -- Public information. Policy and responsibilities -- Updating and exercising. Inland plan review ; Meetings and exercises -- Administration. Custodians ; Amendments -- Appendices. Appendix A -- Inland plan regional annexes list and map of the transboundary coverage of the inland plan regional annexes ; Appendix B -- Binational concept of operations diagram ; Appendix C -- Guidelines for the revision of the inland plan regional annexes ; Appendix D -- Suggested international joint advisory team (IJAT) member agencies ; Appendix E -- Notification message and diagrams ; Appendix F -- Binational activation message and diagram ; Appendix G -- Binational deactivation message and diagram. The Canada-United States Joint Inland Pollution Contingency Plan (the "Inland Plan") sets forth cooperative measures for dealing with a release of a pollutant along the inland boundary of a magnitude that causes, or may cause, damage to the environment or constitutes a threat to public safety, security, health, welfare, or property.